This is History: First Trial for Witchcraft, Orson Welles ‘War of the Worlds’, ‘It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown’ Debuts, Disney Reboots ‘Star Wars’

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Dave Plier and Dave Schwan talk about the first witchcraft trial in 1390, the history of Halloween dating back to 1745, the Volstead Act is passed, Orson Welles’ broadcast of ‘War of the Worlds’ panics America, the Patriot Act is passed into law, It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown debuts, Hurricane Sandy makes landfall, Walt Disney purchases Lucasfilm and the Star Wars franchise.

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